A Letter from Dr. Melynda Huskey, Interim Vice President, Student Affairs
The devastating news from Orlando is impacting many Cougs this week. Our hearts are with the families and loved ones of the victims, and with the Latinx and LGBTQ communities who were targeted. Tragedies like this one can leave us feeling sad and helpless. Please know that there are many resources and people who care. Please reach out for the support you need.
Here on campus, you can access care and support at:
Health and Wellness Services, 335-3575, Washington Building
Counseling and Psychological Services, 335-4511, Washington Building
After-hours Crisis Line, 335-2159 (evening and weekends)
Dean of Students, 335-5757, 134 French Administration Building
Unique Study Abroad Program Receives National Recognition
As far as Eva Navarijo knows, Washington State University’s First Generation Abroad Program is the only one like it in the nation. After recently learning this program has been named a finalist for the Innovative New Program Award given by GoAbroad.com, Navarijo, director of WSU’s First Scholars Program, has been searching for other programs like it. Learn more...
National Food Services Association Recognizes WSU Student with Scholarship
Washington State University Food Sciences junior John Johnson received a $5,000 Clark E. DeHaven Scholarship from the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS). A native of Moses Lake, Wash., and a graduate of Big Bend Community College, the 33 year-old Johnson transferred to WSU last fall as a non-traditional student. Prior to coming to Pullman, he worked in the dairy food processing industry for 11 years and plans to stay in the same industry after graduating from WSU. Learn more...
Seven WSU Students Honored at the Washington Campus Compact’s Students Serving Washington Awards
On Tuesday, April 26, at the Museum of Flight in Seattle, seven Washington State University students received Washington Campus Compact’s (WACC) newly created Presidents’ Award as part of the Students Serving Washington Awards (SSWA) program. These exemplar students, representing four of WSU’s six campuses, were honored for their service and leadership in their local communities. Learn more...